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Castle at war : the story of a siege

Author: Andrew Langley; Peter Dennis
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 1998.
Series: DK discoveries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Describes, in brief text and illustrations, how the inhabitants of a medieval castle prepared for war and endured a siege.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Langley, Andrew, 1949-
Castle at war.
New York : DK Pub., 1998
(OCoLC)760128135
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Langley; Peter Dennis
ISBN: 0789434180 9780789434180
OCLC Number: 39013720
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: The story of castles --
Castle inhabitants --
The castle's defenses --
The enemy approaches --
The blacksmith --
The armorer --
The castle garrison --
The wardrobe --
Preparing for the battle --
Siege! --
The first attack --
Storming the castle walls --
Long weeks of siege --
Peace returns --
The Lord and his family --
The castle lands --
The hunting party --
The great feast --
Real-life sieges --
How castles were built.
Series Title: DK discoveries.
Responsibility: written by Andrew Langley ; illustrated by Peter Dennis.

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Describes, in brief text and illustrations, how the inhabitants of a medieval castle prepared for war and endured a siege.

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